My son is an Iron Man

Monday, August 23, 2010 at 10:58 am

Well, he did it. I don’t know quite how or more importantly, why, but he did…My 13-year-old son who doesn’t swim laps and hasn’t had a bike since Hurricane Ivan ruined it in 2004 completed a seven-day Iron Man Triathlon challenge. He biked 112 miles, swam 2.4 miles and ran a marathon in a week […]

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What would Aristotle think of texting?

Monday, May 3, 2010 at 6:45 am

When you have a teenage son and one nearly there, you find that communicating with them is not how it was. Some of our best conversations have happened phone to phone. It’s sad, in a way, but I’m grateful that to have some way of getting through to them. After they head out to school, […]

Categories: Overview of the Book and Me